Today's Hours

9:00am - 6:00pm All hours


  • Building Access Front entrance facing Showalter Fountain is fully accessible. Building Access

Contact Info

1200 E Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
812-855-3143 (Fax)
Joel Silver - Director, Librarian
(812) 855-2452

Lilly Library Upcoming Events

January 14th 2016 to May 4th 2016

Evangelist at writing desk
, January 14th, 2016 (All day) to May 4th, 2016 (All day)

An exhibition featuring medieval and renaissance manuscripts and printed books about the Americas

February 9th 2016 to April 30th 2016

Image of a woman riding a bicycle, wearing 19th century clothing
Lilly Library, February 9th, 2016 (All day) to April 30th, 2016 (All day)

In the mid-1890s, the bicycle was at the height of its popularity. The incredible success of the bicycle inspired author Stephen Crane’s wonderful vignette, published nationwide through Samuel S.